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    • MS 22:  Civil War diary of Cyrus Bacon  1861-1863 Diary of Cyrus Bacon

    • 1861-1863 diary of Cyrus Bacon. In this diary, Bacon describes daily life in the Seventh Michigan Infantry. He gives vivid accounts of Yorktown, Fair Oaks, White Oak Swamp, Antietam, and Gettysburg.
    • American Civil War; Bacon, Cyrus; Cyrus Bacon; Seventh Michigan Infantry; 7th Michigan Infantry; Assistant Surgeon; Commissioned Officer; Yorktown (Va.); Battle of Yorktown; Seven Days Campaign; Seven Days' Battles, Va., 1862; Battle of Fair Oaks;...
    • Detroit - "Business Centre from Ford Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1919 showing an elevated view of Griswold Street and Woodward Avenue, looking north from the Ford Building and overlooking the Detroit City Hall in Detroit, Michigan. On the east side of Griswold, on the corner of...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Capitol Park (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Chamber of Commerce Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham,...
    • Detroit - "East and West Grand Circus Park, Looking North, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from circa 1922-1930 showing Grand Circus Park and Woodward Avenue, looking north in Detroit, Michigan. The buildings, from left to right, are the Kales Building (1914 - Albert Kahn), the Michigan Mutual Building (1922), the Fyfe...
    • Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Fyfe Building (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Mutual Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Central United Methodist Church (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Wolverine (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman and...
    • State of Michigan

    • This map shows the railroads of Michigan as well as the state boundaries in the Great Lakes in 1904.
    • Michigan; Great Lakes; Native Americans; railroads; railroad maps; Indian reservations; boundaries; boundary maps
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue, looking east from capitol

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1948 showing an elevated view down Michigan Avenue, looking east from the state capitol, in Lansing, Michigan. The tall building is the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building), built...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); United States Post Office (Lansing, Mich.); automobiles; cityscapes;
    • Township No. 25 N Range No. 6 W

    • Hand drawn. Original Surveyor's Plat drawn on thin tissue paper showing the "Saginaw and Grand Traverse Trail". Scale on original is 2 inches equals 1 mile.
    • Garfield Township (Kalkaska County, Mich.); survey maps; wetlands; trails
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue looking north

    • Black and white reproduction of a photograph from approximately 1900 showing Woodward Avenue, looking north from Fort Street in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1950 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company. In the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Old Detroit Opera House (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Bagley Memorial Fountain (Detroit, Mich.); people; streetcars; street scenes; buildings; fountains; opera houses;...
    • Lansing - Bird's-eye view of city hall and post office from capitol

    • Black and white photograph taken from the upper floors of the state capitol in Lansing, Michigan, showing a bird's-eye view looking down Michigan Avenue. The Lansing City Hall on the left, built in 1896, and the post office, with its observation...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); United States Post Office (Lansing, Mich.); Lansing City Hall (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); cityscapes; city halls; post offices; buildings;
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Post Office

    • Color postcard from 1920 of the Old Federal Building on Portage Avenue in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The building has been used as a United States Post Office and as a courthouse. The postcard is part of the "Souvenir of the Tourist Playground...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Old Federal Building (Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.); post offices; courthouses; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue looking toward Capitol

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1960-1970 of Michigan Avenue looking towards the state capitol in Lansing, Michigan. On the right is the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building), built in 1932.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Hotel Wentworth (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); automobiles;...
    • Grindstone City - Post office

    • Black and white photograph of the post office in Grindstone City, Michigan. There are several smaller grindstones and pieces of the rock piled on the porch. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); post offices; buildings; grindstones;
    • Map of the Village of Sault De Ste. Marie

    • Hand drawn. Colored. Hand annotations. Shows the village of Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan in 1853. Map shows Indian Reservations, lot lines, the site of a proposed canal (Canal is going through an Indian Reservation) and religious mission...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); cities; Indian reservations; private claims; canals
    • Detroit - "Washington Boulevard from Grand Circus Park, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1928-1930 showing a view down Washington Boulevard from Grand Circus Park in Detroit, Michigan. The building in the foreground on the left is the David Whitney Building, built in 1915 and designed by Daniel Burnham. On the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; Kamper, Louis,...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, North of Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1912 depicting a scene on Woodward Avenue, looking north in Detroit, Michigan. The white skyscraper on the left is the Ford Building, built in 1909. The skyscraper at the far right is the Majestic Building, built...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; office buildings; stores; streetcars; carriages and coaches; skyscrapers; automotive...
    • Detroit - "Cadillac Square, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1918-1920 showing the view west down Cadillac Square from the Wayne County Building in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Ford Building (1909 - Daniel Burnham). The tall building at the end of Cadillac Square on the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Pontchartrain Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac...
    • Detroit - "Soldiers' Monument, City Hall and Dime Bank Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1913 showing the view west from Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. On the left in the background is the Ford Building (1909 - Daniel Burnham), and next to that, can be seen the Penobscot block, with only the original Penobscot...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building...

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